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Latitude: 51.8555 / 51°51'19"N
Longitude: 0.6018 / 0°36'6"E
OS Eastings: 579277
OS Northings: 220629
OS Grid: TL792206
Mapcode National: GBR QKH.NYW
Mapcode Global: VHJJK.DM0G
Entry Name: Ancillary Building 30 Metres East of Rook Hall Farmhouse
Listing Date: 29 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123863
English Heritage Legacy ID: 116390
Location: Cressing, Braintree, Essex, CM77
Civil Parish: Cressing
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
CRESSLNG THE STREET
TL 72 SE (west side)
1/66 Ancillary building 30
metres east of Rook
Ancillary building of uncertain original purpose. Circa 1600. Timber framed,
weatherboarded and plastered with some exposed framing, roofed with handmade red
plain tiles. 4 bays aligned NW-SE. 2 storeys. Single-storey lean-to extension
with corrugated iron roof at NW end. NE elevation (towards street), all
plastered, without apertures. SW elevation, 3 plain boarded doors, 2 boarded
loading doors on upper storey; lower storey weatherboarded, upper storey
plastered with framing exposed. Jowled posts. Curved 'Suffolk' braces trenched
outside studding, with chisel-cut carpenters' marks. Original binding beams and
plain joists of vertical section in NE half, SW half originally unfloored.
Clasped purlin roof. RCHM 7.
Listing NGR: TL7927720629
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